Leo Kniffen, member of Boy Scout Troop 835, throws a worn American flag into a fire pit during a flag retirement ceremony held Saturday, June 12, at Diekroeger Park in Wright City. Girl Scout Troop 1204 also participated.
At its June meeting, the Warren County R-III School Board received a comprehensive assessment of how well its facilities are performing against national and state standards established for evaluating the bricks-and-mortar side of schools as safe and learning-conducive environments.
A rally of the tea party movement brought out a crowd at the Warren County Fairgrounds Friday as an estimated 400 people sat or stood to hear speakers outline the movement's goals and urge local residents to become involved.
After seeing the number of vehicle accidents rise on Highway F, Innsbrook village officials are exploring a joint effort with the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) to widen the stretch of state-maintained roadway.